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Today’s News

Doing it for mum: Why sisters Barbara and Dorothy are walking 42km this June

Doing it for mum: Why sisters Barbara and Dorothy are walking 42km this June

The pair are joining the Irish Cancer Society’s Marathon In A Month event.

'We're saving people time': How doorstep deliveries are transforming the way we shop and eat

Quality comes first, say Barry and Brian Dennis of The Fruit People.

Monday 25 May, 2020

'We're living on the land while we build our future house': Inside Suzanne's not-so-mobile home in Galway

When their self-build project was delayed, Suzanne and Roman found a temporary solution that worked.

Thursday 21 May, 2020

'If your home is in question, your world is in question': How Threshold is helping renters during Covid-19

The charity has seen a spike in callers concerned about being evicted or falling into arrears.

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Monday 18 May, 2020

'There's plenty of painting to keep us busy': Inside a home renovation delayed by lockdown

Lisa Joyce and her husband moved house at the end of February.

Friday 15 May, 2020

Tuesday 12 May, 2020

Want faster broadband? 5 expert tips to take your wi-fi speed up a level

Mistake #1: Tucking your modem away behind the TV.

Monday 11 May, 2020

'We moved in here three months ago with a new baby': Elisha's cottage makeover in Wicklow

‘The house is small but we make the most of the space we have.’

Friday 8 May, 2020

'The support line has made me a better listener': 3 of Aware's volunteers share what they've learned

The mental health charity is urgently seeking volunteers for two of its key services.

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Thursday 7 May, 2020

'It's the dream home without the hassle': Why buying a showhome could save you time and effort

And how to view new showhomes at Cois Glaisin in Meath right now.

Friday 1 May, 2020

'I have a creativity corner in the kitchen': Sewing fan Noeleen shows us around her Dublin home

‘I’ll happily spend all afternoon here with the sun beaming in through the windows.’

Wednesday 29 April, 2020

‘You get back much more than you put in’: Aware volunteer Michael on the value of helping others

The charity is urgently seeking volunteers for its Support Line and Life Skills Online services.

Monday 27 April, 2020

'You won't find any grey in our house': Inside this rainbow-hued home in Tipperary

Design and DIY pro Joanne Condon takes us inside her self-built space.

House-hunting from home: Take a virtual walkthrough of this stylish new Leixlip development

House-hunting from home: Take a virtual walkthrough of this stylish new Leixlip development

Discover the smart, contemporary design of homes at Barnhall Meadows for yourself.

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Monday 20 April, 2020

'The sun hits this spot at around 11am': Catherine's Dublin home with a transformed back garden

Catherine Daly and her husband have put eleven years of work into their suburban bungalow.

'We had a lot of chats through the bedroom door': Here's what it's like to recover from COVID-19 at home

Four out of five people with coronavirus will not need hospital care.

Thursday 16 April, 2020

'I'm looking forward to hugging my mum again': 3 people share their experiences of cocooning

Vulnerable members of our society are remaining at home to protect themselves from COVID-19.

Thursday 9 April, 2020

'We moved in just before the shutdown': Emma Clair's DIY home renovation project

‘We got a massive delivery of paint and have ordered some other supplies too.’

Monday 6 April, 2020

'I really feel like I’m there in person': Caroline Foran tries out a virtual house viewing

A virtual viewing allows you to explore a Glenveagh showhome and speak to an agent, all in real time.

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'I really feel like I’m there in person': Caroline Foran tries out a virtual house viewing

A virtual viewing allows you to explore a Glenveagh showhome and speak to an agent, all in real time.

Wednesday 1 April, 2020

'That phonecall gave me strength': How the Irish Cancer Society supports people like Caitríona

'That phonecall gave me strength': How the Irish Cancer Society supports people like Caitríona

The organisation is operating a support line seven days a week, for anyone worried or affected by cancer.

Tuesday 31 March, 2020

You can now tap your card for purchases up to €50 - plus more tips for safer shopping

Including how to use your phone or smart watch to pay.

Tuesday 24 March, 2020

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Yes to treasure hunts, no to colouring: Parents share their hits and misses while stuck at home

We asked mums and dads around Ireland for the activities keeping their kids entertained.

Monday 16 March, 2020

Tuesday 10 March, 2020

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9 new mums share their best maternity wear buys - from belly bands to H&M leggings

Here’s what got our Parents Panel through pregnancy, nursing and beyond.

Tuesday 3 March, 2020

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'Mum adored our Sunday walks': 8 parents on the childhood traditions they're sharing with their own kids

‘I have no doubt my boys will grow to hate the walks as much as I did.’

Tuesday 25 February, 2020

11 new parents on the 'must-have' items that weren't worth the money - from nappy bins to parasols

‘Our co-sleeper now functions as a really useful snack holder.’

Tuesday 18 February, 2020

'It's my bible': 7 genuinely useful parenting books and apps, as recommended by mums and dads

‘My mum gave me her old copy of Your Baby And Child. We both found it invaluable.’

Friday 24 January, 2020

Monday 16 December, 2019

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One for the mantelpiece? 6 priceless photos of kids meeting Santa

‘General distrust quickly turned into blind terror…’

Wednesday 11 December, 2019

Commuting by hoverboard? Rate how likely you would be to use these travel technologies of the future

From driverless busses to ticketless train stations – how ready are you to hop aboard?

Tuesday 10 December, 2019

'The ukulele is still in its box': 11 parents on the most impractical gifts they bought for new babies

‘I insisted that the 10-week old wrote a Santa letter.’

Thursday 14 November, 2019

Buyer on a budget? These stylish two-beds start at €270k - and qualify for Help To Buy

A brand new phase of homes has just launched at Taylor Hill.

Friday 18 October, 2019

What to make when... you're in the mood for an ooey-gooey chocolatey dessert

Having a craving that only chocolate will satisfy? Food writer Niamh O’Shaughnessy has you covered.

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